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DECHEMA Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie is pleased to invite entries for the ninth award of the
Hellmuth Fischer Medal.
Preference is given to younger scientists for work that has contributed towards extending or deepening the fundamentals of electrochemistry, corrosion or corrosion protection, or towards their industrial application.
Previous medallists were Prof. Dr. Ulrich Stimming, New York, in 1989, Prof. Dr. Klaus-Michael Jüttner, Frankfurt am Main, in 1991, Prof. Dr. Roger Charles Newman, Manchester, in 1994, Dr. Philippe Allongue, Paris, in 1997, Prof. Dr. R. M. Penner, Irvine USA, in 2000, Prof. Dr. Nongjian Tao, Tempe USA, in 2003, Dr. Anthony Kucernak, London, in 2006 and Prof. Dr. Kaspar Andreas Friedrich, Stuttgart, in 2009.
Nominations for candidates should be accompanied by a curriculum vitae, reprints of important publications, a list of publications and a brief statement for the reasons for the nomination (approx. 1 typewritten page). It is not possible for candidates to nominate themselves.
Nominations should be submitted by Februar 29, 2012 to:
Prof. Dr. K. Wagemann
P.O.Box 15 01 04
D-60061 Frankfurt am Main
The final decision on the award of the 2012 Hellmuth Fischer Medal lies with the Selection Committee which is composed of six distinguished scientists. The medal will be presented on the occasion of the 12th International Fischer Symposium which will take place in Lübeck/Germany from 4 - 8 June 2012.